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Narrative (Physical Description)

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  • This field contains comments on the object.


  • This field contains comments, anecdotes and contextual information about the object. It may also contain information useful for interpreting the object.

     Object Nameradio
     Manufacturer RCA Victor
     Model Little Master A
    Narrative This radio was purchased for $38.50 from the Dupuis Frères summer 1948 catalogue.

Entry rule:

  • The Narrative field is particularly useful when information is entered clearly, concisely and consistently.

     Object Name hat
    Narrative This hat was used in the 1963 film Le couvre-chef de monsieur Brûlot. © Société des musées du Québec